Orlando Accident & Injury Blog
Officers with the Florida Highway Patrol operating within Seminole County are currently trying to piece together the chain of events that caused a massive multi-vehicle pileup along State Road 417 Saturday evening that sent six people to the hospital with a variety of injuries.
Local Florida Highway Patrol officials are putting forth their best search efforts in order to find an individual who was behind the wheel of a green 2009 Dodge Challenger that struck and killed a pedestrian early Saturday morning along Pine Hills Road near North Lane Road in Orange County.
Early collision reports from the first responders with the Florida Highway Patrol in Pasco County indicate that a 79-year-old man from New Port Richey was struck and killed by an SUV late Thursday afternoon while attempting to cross an incredibly busy intersection at Rowan Road in his motorized wheelchair.
Authorities with the Ocala Police Department are currently investigating a deadly three-car crash that claimed the life of one individual and seriously injured four others this past Tuesday evening on State Road 200, just south of the Shoppes at Paddock Park in Marion County.
Officers with the Florida Highway Patrol operating within Osceola County have officially opened a formal investigation into the death of a 34-year-old man from Kissimmee after he sustained fatal injuries during an accident with a tractor-trailer early Tuesday morning along Interstate 4 near State Road 536.
Local homicide investigators with the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office are currently working diligently to determine the exact cause of a pickup truck vs. motorcycle accident that claimed the life of a 73-year-old biker Saturday evening while he was driving along Deltona Boulevard.
According to preliminary incident reports from the Tampa Police Department, a seventeen-year-old was taken into custody early Friday morning near the USF campus and charged with driving under the influence for their alleged involvement in a series of hit-and-run accidents, including a crash with an off-duty police officer.
Authorities with the Florida Highway Patrol working within Palm Beach County are currently requesting the public’s assistance with the identification of a driver and vehicle that was involved in a three-car crash Thursday afternoon along Interstate 95 that almost claimed the life of a state trooper who was helping a stranded motorist.
A 38-year-old valued member of the Florida Road Ranger Service Patrol remains in the hospital this weekend after suffering severe, life-threatening injuries while working the scene of a tractor-trailer accident along the southbound lanes of Interstate 75 near State Road 50 in Brooksville.
According to public arrest records from the Clearwater Police Department, a 32-year-old man from Safety Harbor has been taken into custody and charged with vehicular homicide, DUI manslaughter, and driving with a suspended or revoked license for his alleged involvement in a deadly car accident that claimed the life of one individual and severely injured another Thursday evening along on Bayshore Boulevard.